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'''The College of Physicians of Philadelphia''' is the oldest private medical society in the United States. Founded in 1787 by 24 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|Philadelphia physicians "to advance the Science of Medicine, and thereby lessen human misery, by investigating the diseases and remedies which are peculiar to our country" and to promote "order and uniformity in the practice of Physick," it has made important contributions to medical education and research. The College hosts the Mütter Museum, a gallery of 19th-century specimens, teaching models, instruments, and photographs, as well as the Historical Medical Library, which is one of the country's oldest medical libraries. ''National Historic Landmark Nomination'', p.4 The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Building, designed by the firm of Cope & Stewardson and built in 1909, was designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark in October, 2008. It...
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Medicine 184
Societies, Medical 12
College of Physicians of Philadelphia 10
Physicians 9
Mortality 6
Yellow Fever 6
Bache, Franklin, 1792-1864 3
Cesarean Section 3
Disease Outbreaks 3
Yellow Fever, epidemiology 3
Chemists 2
Cholera 2
Cocaine 2
Fever 2
Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914 2
Obstetric Labor Complications 2
Ophthalmology 2
Plants 2
Symphysiotomy 2
Acromegaly 1
Anesthesia, Local 1
Blood Chemical Analysis 1
Blood Stains 1
Blood Transfusion 1
Burns 1
Carson, Joseph, 1808-1876 1
Chemistry 1
Child, Preschool 1
Chorea 1
Cullen, William, 1710-1790 1
Dementia 1
Dermatitis 1
Drake, Daniel, 1785-1852 1
Ear 1
Esophagus 1
Fees, Medical 1
Financial Management 1
Forearm Injuries 1
Gastrointestinal Agents 1
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures 1
Heart Auscultation 1
Hematocolpos 1
Hemorrhoids 1
Histological Techniques 1
Hospitals, Special 1
Hunt, William, 1825-1896 1
Hydronephrosis 1
Hysterectomy 1
Hysteria 1
Infant 1
Infant Care 1
Infant, Newborn, Diseases 1
Inflammation 1
Leg Dermatoses 1
Legislation as Topic 1
Leiomyoma 1
Libraries, Medical 1
Mammals 1
McClellan, George, 1796-1847 1
Mediastinum 1
Menstruation Disturbances 1
Morton, Samuel George, 1799-1851 1
Multiple Personality Disorder 1
Museums 1
Mütter Museum 1
Nails 1
Ovarian Diseases 1
Ovarian Neoplasms 1
Pelvic Pain 1
Pharmaceutical Preparations 1
Phytotherapy 1
Plant Extracts 1
Pregnancy Complications 1
Pregnancy, Tubal 1
Puerperal Infection 1
Quarantine 1
Ray, Isaac, 1807-1881 1
Respiratory Therapy 1
Respiratory Tract Infections 1
Reynolds, Mary, -1854 1
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal 1
Sarcoma 1
Scleroderma, Localized 1
Sepsis 1
Septicemia 1
Signs and Symptoms, Respiratory 1
Skin Diseases 1
Skin Diseases, Vesiculobullous 1
Starvation 1
Stethoscopes 1
Stillé, Moreton, 1822-1855 1
Tendons 1
Tenotomy 1
Tuberculosis 1
Typhoid Fever 1
University of Pennsylvania 1
Urinalysis 1
Urinary Bladder Diseases 1
Urination Disorders 1
Urine 1
Urogenital System 1
Urologic Diseases 1
Uterine Neoplasms 1
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